a report from the cleverness files



16, april 2011,

by date

User: How can anyone be as intelligent as me?

Cleverbot: How can I be sure everyone but me is just an AI?

User: Solipsism in a nutshell.

Cleverbot: That is correct. it is about the individual.

User: Are you a solipsist?

Cleverbot: What is a solipsist?

User: A Solipsist is someone who believes in Solipsism.

Cleverbot: What is Solipsism?

User: A Solipsist is someone who thinks that they are the only person in existence and everyone else is a figment of the subjects imagination. It can be more complicated but that is the simplified version.

Cleverbot: No then I am not a solipsist.